Ca'Foscari Spring 2013 Calendar

             
  Topic Readings  
  Chinese Philosophy  
1 1 11/03/2013 15:45-17:15 Basic concepts    
1 2 13/03/2013 15:45-17:15 Confucianism June Teufel Dreyer, "The Chinese Tradition"  
1 3 15/03/2013 12:15-13:45 Mohism     
1 4 18/03/2013 15:45-17:15 Legalism & Huang-Lao Daoism Joseph Needham, "Human Laws and the Laws of Nature"  
1 5 20/03/2013 15:45-17:15 Daoism & Cosmology    
  Comparative Cultural Studies  
1 6 08/04/2013 15:45-17:15 The roots of modernity in Europe & America: philosophy & religion Donald L. Hall & Roger T. Ames, "Squaring the Circle"  
1 7 10/04/2013 15:45-17:15 The roots of modernity in Europe & America: economics & politics Zhu Majie, "Western Civilization: Its Essence, Features and Impact"  
1 8 12/04/2013 12:15-13:45 The roots of modernity in China Sean Golden, "The East India Company and the Society of Jesus. A Case Study in the Social History of Translation"  
1 9 15/04/2013 15:45-17:15 A Theoretical Model for comparative cultural studies Sean Golden, "'God's real Name Is God'. Matteo Ricci versus Niccolo Longobardi on the Cross-Cultural Analysis of Theological Terminology in 17th Century China as a Case Study in Intersemiotic Sophistication"  
  Modernism & Postmodernism  
1 10 17/04/2013 15:45-17:15 Coeval, Multiple & Alternative Modernities S.N. Eisenstadt, "Multiple Modernities"  
1 11 19/04/2013 12:15-13:45 Coeval, Multiple & Alternative Modernities Volker H. Schmidt, "Multiple Modernities or Varieties of Modernity?"  
1 12 22/04/2013 15:45-17:15 Orientalism & Postcolonialism Aaron Firedberg, "Will Europe's Past be Asia's Future?"  
1 13 24/04/2013 15:45-17:15 Post-Isms Henry Y.H.Zhao, "Post-Isms and Chinese New Conservatism"  
1 14 29/04/2013 15:45-17:15 Chinese Schools  Qin Yaqing, "Culture and global thought: Chinese international theory in the making"  
1 15 06/05/2013 15:45-17:15 Future prospects Xu Jilin, "What Future for Public Intellectuals? The specialisation of knowledge, the commercialisation of culture and the emergence of post-modernism characterise China in the 1990s"  
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